Mount Sinai Careers

ASSOCIATE RESEARCHER I - GENETICS & GENOMIC SCIENCES

New York, New York
Research


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

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Mount Sinai Health System’s multidisciplinary clinical research teams are pioneering innovative new approaches in health care across a variety of fields. Working alongside leading physicians and within internationally acclaimed medical institutes, centers, and laboratories, our scientists continue to shape the future of clinical care and improve outcomes for patients of all ages. 

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:  
The lab of Dr. Panos Roussos at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is seeking a talented, self-motivated individual to participate in leading edge translational research as a member of the Functional Neurogenomics Laboratory at the Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology. Successful applicants will be part of an interdisciplinary team that generates large-scale human genomic, transcriptomic and epigenomic data to better understand neuropsychiatric disease. 

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Processing of research samples including extracting and storing RNA, DNA and protein from a variety of sources including human cells and tissues.
  • Perform routine laboratory bench work including making buffers, quantifying RNA, DNA and protein, PCR, preparing libraries for sequencing. 
  • Fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS).

What You’ll Bring:
  • Bachelors degree in molecular biology, genetics, genomics or a related field.
  • 1-2 years of research experience

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
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